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Shiraz is one of the most popular and attractive tourist destinations in Iran. Stay with us to reviews of the best places to see in Shiraz.

Persepolis

perspolis Top Places to See in Shiraz

 

Persepolis is One of the most famous and popular places to see in shiraz. It is The main purpose of the tourists who go to Shiraz. This place, is a collection of Achaemenid palaces. It is also known as Arg Parseh and is considered as the largest stone building in Iran.

Tomb of Hafez

Top Places to See in Shiraz

 

Another eminent Places to See in shiraz is The tomb of the famous Iranian poet. This place is known among people as hafezieh. This place with beautiful architecture always hosts many visitors. The best time to visit Hafez’s Tomb is dusk.

Eram garden

Top Places to See in Shiraz eram garden

 

Eram garden is one of the oldest and most beautiful gardens in this city. Garden Eram is one of 9 Iranian gardens has been recorded on the UNESCO World Heritage List

Nassir al-Mulk Mosque

Nassir al-Mulk Mosque

 

From Other beautiful historical attractions Places to See in shiraz is the Nasir al-Mulk Mosque. Nasir al-Malek mosque is one of the oldest mosques in Shiraz . This mosque also known as the pink Mosque. The mosque is famous due to the colorful window. In the morning, the sun light shines through the colorful window glasses and makes an inimitable scene

Tomb of Saadi

Tomb of Saadi

 

Saadi’s tomb, who was an iranian famous poet is in Shiraz. And has become one of the most prominent landmarks in the city. This monument has been built with order of Karim Khan Zand.

Vakil Bath

Tomb of Saadi

 

This is one of the old traditional public bath in Shiraz. In fact, this bath, is a part of the royal complex which is constructed during Karim Khan Zand. Today, there are 30 wax sculpture in this bath to Show the lifestyle of the past to visitors.

Shiraz is a city of love. Also shiraz is a city of history and art. One of the most beautiful cities in Iran, which take at least three or four days to explore all the city’s landmarks. Before anything else you should know that the best time to go to Shiraz is on May. When the streets are full of orange blossom’s perfume. The Shiraz’s climate is usually pleasant. its summer is warm but the autumn and winter are not so cold. Shiraz has attracted the attention of international experts with its many beauties.

The two UNESCO World Heritage sites are located in shiraz. Persepolis and Pasargad.

Pasargad

Pasargad shiraz

Pasargad was the first capital of the Achaemenid Empire to be built under the command of Cyrus the great. This work is a prominent example of the Achaemenid royal art and architecture and an unrivaled Witness of Persian civilization that remains to this day. The tomb of Cyrus the Great is one of the most important parts of the Pasargada, which is almost wholesome.

Pasargad shiraz

Except for it, The prison of Solomon, The Private Palace,The Audience Palace, The Gateway Palace and Caravanserai of Mozaffari are part of Ancient art in Pasargad. Pasargad was listed on the UNESCO World Heritage List in 2004.

Persepolis

Persepolis shiraz

Persepolis was the ritual capital of the Achaemenid Empire built at the time of Darius I. Then his son, Xerxes and his grandson, Ardeshir I, expanded it.

Persepolis shiraz

Persepolis is also known as the Parseh or Jamshid throne, and has displayed a great splendor. Long columns with various patterns and designs which Over the years, they are still standing. The remains of this city are still in the north of Marvdasht, north of Fars province (northeastern Shiraz). Persepolis was listed on the UNESCO World Heritage List in 1979.